The forthcoming presidential election in Nigeria has raised many arguments and misunderstandings across the nation. A lot of regions, political groups and parties are having different opinions over the 2023 presidency. (Akeredolu. Credit: Afrikinfo). The Southern Governors Forum led by Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has insisted that the Southern region must produce the next president of Nigeria.
When some politicians in Nigeria called Tinubu the Capon of politics in Nigeria, they are not exaggerating, what they are saying is from the political permutations they have seen him played in the past. He is indeed one of the master of the game of politics in Nigeria.
(Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters) The Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi, and the Governor of Ondo State, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu are two prominent Southwest leaders who recently visited Asiwaju Bola Tinubu in the United Kingdom. Governor Kayode Fayemi is the chairman of the Nigerian Governors' forum, while Governor Rotimi Akeredolu is the chairman of the Southwest Governors' forum.
The Governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu, has reacted to the rejection, by the Northern Governors, of zoning the 2023 presidency to the southern region. The northern governors met on Monday, September 27,2021, at the Council Chamber of the Kaduna State Government House, with some traditional rulers led by the Sultan of Sokoto in attendance.
Let El-Rufai Bring His Herders To Ondo And Find Out If Grazing Law Is Enforceable- Akeredolu Dares Kaduna Governor
Ondo state Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu has again come hard on the Northern elders and leaders who maintained a standpoint against the ban on Open Grazing of cattle in the Southern part of the country. Open grazing Bill which was recently signed into law by some of the governors in the Southern region has been a subject of hot debate in the public in the last few weeks.
Tinubu had surgery, I visited him in London to show support- Fayemi Ekiti State Governor and Chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, Kayode Fayemi, has said that he visited All Progressives Congress National Leader, Bola Tinubu, in London recently to show support for the ailing politician.
The Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF) has stated that the Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu cannot tell the North that the president must come from the South in 2023. The leader of the Northern Youth Coalition, Yerima Shetimma said this in an interview with DAILY INDEPENDENT on Sunday.
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Photos Credit: Google Akeredolu canvasses second term for Oyetola Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, on Thursday said by giving his Osun State counterpart, Adegboyega Oyetola, another four years in office, the state would gain more from him. Photos Credit: Punch Newspaper Akeredolu spoke on the sidelines of 30th anniversary of the creation of Osun, where 28 distinguished and prominent citizens of the state were honoured.
Governor Rotimi Akeredolu on Wednesday, said his Kaduna State counterpart, Governor Nasir El-Rufai, may be planning to devastate the Southern region of Nigeria by shipping armed bandits and killer herdsmen to undermine the law against open grazing of cattles, while responding to a statement Mr El-Rufai made during an economic policy event.
The 2023 presidential election has raised different arguments and misunderstandings within the country. A lot of people and groups have started to give their opinions and suggestions ahead of the 2023 presidential election. However, the two major political parties in Nigeria (APC and PDP) have not selected the people or candidates that will represent their parties in the forthcoming presidential election.
Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state, who just recently signed the anti-open grazing bill into law in his state, has accused Gov. El-rufai of Kaduna state, of planning to ship bandits and killer herdsmen to the south. The governor made the damning allegation while reiterating his stance that the anti open-grazing stands.
The Chairman of the Southern Nigerian Governor forum, Rotimi Akeredolu made it known that he visited Bola Tinubu in London as it remains important to see how he is doing. However, it was reported in Vanguard News that Akeredolu addressed Bola Tinubu as the Capone of the south, and also said that when Bola Tinubu finally returns, they will collectively make some critical decisions politically.
The Governors of Ondo and Kaduna States are debating, they are exchanging words about the insecurity caused and associated with open grazing in the South. Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu of the Ondo State believed that the Open grazing ban has come to stay while Mallam Nasir El-Rufai believed the ban on open grazing in the South is not implementable.
It is no longer news that Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has embraced feedlot operational system introduced by Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu as alternative to open grazing system. Photo Credit: Business Day The Feedlot Operational System is like a ranching system that forbids herdsmen from moving cattle around.
Joe Igbokwe Finally Reacts After South East Governors Said Presidency Can't Return To North In 2023.
Spokesperson of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Lagos State chapter, Joe Igbokwe, has recently taken to his official Facebook account to react days after South east governors stated that 'Presidency can’t return to North I'm 2023'. Joe Igbokwe: photo credit: Daily Post Nigeria
During a programme on Arise TV on Sunday, the Governor of Ondo State, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu explained that his visit to the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and former Lagos State Governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has nothing to do with the 2023 election.
The Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has come down hard on his Kaduna State counterpart, Governor Nasir El-Rufai, who dismissed the anti-open grazing laws being passed by most Governors in the south as "populist and unrealistic". Most governors in the southern region of Nigeria have been passing laws to ban open grazing of cattle within their jurisdictions, however, El-Rufai has laughed off these pieces of legislation as simplistic and playing to the gallery.
Open grazing of cattle on a farmland. Credit: Guardian. The conflicts between farmers and herders in Nigeria has been a major problem that both the federal and state government including all the stakeholders involved have not been able to find a lasting solution to. While all the Southern state Governors, few months ago reached a consensus to make laws to ban open grazing of cattle within their region, majority among their Northern counterparts have chosen not to adopt that idea.
Ondo State Governor and Chairman of the Southern Governors Forum (SGF), Rotimi Akeredolu has slammed Mallam Nasir El-Rufai over his scathing remarks against the laws banning against open grazing imposed in the Southern region. Recall that the Kaduna State Governor on Tuesday, accused his counterparts in the south of signing anti-grazing laws they know are impossible to implement.
The Executive Governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu has said that leaders of the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC in the South West are currently waiting for Asiwaju Bola Tinubu the National Leader of the Party who is also the former governor of Lagos State, to return to Nigeria and decide whether he will be vying for the presidency in the 2023 general election or not.